Past Perfect Mixed Exercise 4

The past perfect is a tense in English to talk about events in the past that happened before another action in the past. This means that the action in the past perfect happened in a more distant past.

If you want to read more about this tense, click here. This is where you’ll find an extensive overview of when to use this tense, how to form it and there are also some examples.

This is an exercise about forming this tense.

You can find the exercise below:

Past Perfect Mixed Exercise 4

Complete these sentences by filling in the correct form of the verb in the past perfect.
1.
My sister (not, to take) the exam before she got help.
2.
Our boss (to give) us a promotion before he resigned.
3.
(he, to use) his hands before he started using his brain?
4.
They (to send) us home before they got into a fight.
5.
(he, to develop) a website before he landed his first job?
6.
The students (to do) well before they graduated.
7.
I (not, to buy) a house before I rented one.
8.
All students (to create) a twitter account before they took the exam.
9.
John (not, to make) the exercise before he had to explain it to his classmates.
10.
Our niece (to find) a stray cat before she took it home.

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